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These Hubbard County neighbors only recently learned they both served in Vietnam. Morgan was just leaving the country in August 1966 when Smith was arriving. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)

Vietnam vets still haunted by memories

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In the dense jungles of Vietnam, fear was everywhere.

You heard your enemy before you saw him, and it was often too late.

By then you had minor shrapnel wounds if you were lucky, bullet wounds if you weren't. Artillery rounds sounded like a bullwhip cracking over your head.

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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